Financial Literacy Month

April is National Financial Literacy Month!

Established in the US in 2004, Financial literacy month strives to raise awareness and engage individuals in their financial well-being.

Financial Wellness is a life-long journey; Cougar Money Matters is here to ease the process!

Join us for our virtual workshops and Financial Wellness Fair to be entered into our drawing for a $250 scholarship, Amazon gift card, and more!

Join us throughout the month of April for WSU’s Financial Literacy Month Events. Looking for something specific? Check out our schedule below to find the right events for you!


Join us for WSU’s Financial Wellness Fair April 12th, 2023 in the CUB Jr Ballroom from 11am to 1pm. Featuring numerous financial experts who are excited to answer your questions. Financial wellness is a life-long journey, but learning the skills and engaging in finances does not have to be overwhelming.

Stop by, pick up some swag and enter to win some prizes!


Know Your Loans

April 4th | 4pm – 5pm | On Zoom

A deep dive into the realm of Federal Student Loans. We will be covering the ins and outs of your student loans, expectations, and your responsibilities as a borrower. We will also be touching base on the variety of Federal Student Loan payment programs available, to include federal student loan forgiveness opportunities.

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Personal Values and Your Financial Priorities

April 11th | 4pm – 5pm | On Zoom

Come learn about a values-based approach to mastering your finances! Engage with your personal values to understand your financial needs and priorities

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So What’s the Deal with CMM?

April 18th | 4pm – 5pm | On Zoom

Join Financial Ed coordinator Jose while he demonstrates the in and outs of this informative financial hub. From tools like loan payment calculator to scholarship search engines. The CMM learning portal has an array of helpful tools and information that can assist you.

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Building Credit

April 25th | 4pm – 5pm | On Zoom

Credit has a powerful impact on our lives! It affects our ability to rent an apartment, get a job and even purchase a home. This informative presentation teaches participants about credit reports and credit scores, the benefits of having good credit and ten keys to effective credit building.

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